Democracy Now! Thursday, December 18, 2003
Producer Democracy Now!Audio/Visual sound, color
9/11 Chair: Attacks Were Preventable
Iraqi Leader: Hussein Will Be Tried in Iraq
Chief WMD Hunter in Iraq, David Kay, to Quit
White House Rewrites History By Scrubbing Website
U.S. Set to Launch Arab Satellite TV Channel
Rendon Group Bids To Run Iraq TV & Network
The Lie Factory - How the Neocons & the Office of Special Plans Pushed Disinformation and Bogus Intelligence on Iraq
We speak with investigative reporter Robert Dreyfuss and retired Pentagon official Karen Kwiatkowski about a secret Pentagon intelligence unit created weeks after 9/11 to push disinformation and faulty intelligence to create the case for war in Iraq.
Wrongfully Convicted Pt. 1: NYC Agrees to Pay $5M For Jailing Innocent Man For 7 Years
We speak with a man who won five million dollars in the largest wrongful conviction settlement in New York state history after spending over seven years in jail for a crime he did not commit. Albert Ramos joins us in our studio along with his lawyer who uncovered dozens of cases of prosecutorial misconduct in the course of his investigation.
Wrongfully Convicted Pt. 2: Aaron Patterson On His First Year After Being Released From Death Row in Illinois
We bring you the second part of our conversation with Aaron Patterson, who spent 17 years on death row for a crime he did not commit and is now running for Illinois State House.